Type: Posts; User: fishin coyote
Anybody want to post pictures of said freezer/fridge units?
I'm gonna stick my hand out in a token of friendship and brotherly love and say "Thanks",this has been quite an entertaining read.
In PA we are supposed to have the registered, 10 bucks for 2yrs. The inspector for my area told me that if he sees some from the road not on his list he will stop and introduce himself and...
Seems to be going rather well here in NW Pa. This evenings incoming foragers were crash landing in front of the hive and either climbing up the high blades of grass to take off again or just climbing...
I'll add 1 thing you may want to consider. Wear a respirator or very good dusk(N-95) mask under your veil.
That black mold your going to have to disturb to get the comb out is more dangerous then...
After having 1000's upon 1000's of foxgloves growing in my gardens and yard. I've never seen a honey bee on one that I can remember, bumbles and masons yes but honey bees no.
I'd also think that...
The list depends on how long it is between log-ins. Somedays when I don't login for 2-3 days my new post list will be 4-5 pages. other days it may only be 1-2.
Started on April 2nd with 1 package and a starter kit. Harvested 32.5 lbs in August.
In mid Sept. the hive came under heavy attack from yellow jackets and another local hive. I reduced the opening...
I had some issues with just one side of mine. May have been the way it sat on the hive. I never reversed it to see if that was the problem. I just made a minor modification with some cross stich...
In this day and age with smart phones and technology. Get them to text or E-mail you a picture. It would cut down on a lot of mistaken Id or B.S.
After searching thru the archives and not finding any info. My question would be,
When is the latest time in the season that you would do a cut out and expect a reasonable chance of the hive to...
I would semi disagree with you on this. It may be highly unlikely to get 60lbs of honey but 60lbs total weight is not impossible. I did my 1st extraction yesterday with a medium super and the...
Here's a local supplier that some of you may find useful
"Now for some trivia: Who knows what the key hole in the middle of a standard hive tool is for?"
The keyhole is a nail puller.
We use ship scrapers/flat bars /hive tools for...
I'll give it a go
pics 2&3star thistle
4&5 birds foot trefoil
6&7 golden rod